TANDO MOHMMAD KHAN, June 8 (WNP): A thirteen-year-old Hindu girl was intoxicated and raped by two men here on Friday, her family alleged.
Police arrested two suspects in the alleged sexual assault. They were remanded into police custody for four days by a local court in Tando Mohammad Khan on Saturday.
According to the first information report, lodged on behalf of the girl’s father under Sections 376 and 34 of the Pakistan Penal Code, the victim had gone outside of her house to bring some groceries on Friday while on her way, two unidentified suspects called her towards them. The girl said when she went to them; the two forced her to drink liquor and then proceeded to rape her.
The father told the police that when the girl did not return home after a while, he along with his son started looking for her and found her in distress near Sugar Mills ground.
He then rushed his daughter to the Civil Hospital Tando Mohammad Khan and informed police about the matter.
The girl narrated her ordeal to her family after regaining her senses at the hospital, the father said.
According to the father, they belonged to a nomad family and had recently come to Tando Mohammad Khan, although they used to live there in the past as well.
The girl was later referred to the Civil Hospital Hyderabad, where different tests were conducted. Following an initial medical examination, doctors confirmed that sexual intercourse had taken place.
Tando Mohammad Khan SSP Zulfiqar Talpur told that DNA samples of the girl and the two suspects had been taken for further investigation.